MEDALS TO 1918.
Military General Service Medal Busaco / Albuhera / Nivelle / Nive / Orthes / Toulouse A. MEALEY, 39TH FOOT. £2500
Copy papers. Andrew Mealey was born in Rapohe, Donegal in 1786. He joined the Donegal Militia in 1803 and enlisted into the 39th (Dorsetshire) Foot in May 1809. He was discharged in January 1825, suffering from asthma and rheumatism. His conduct had been good. Medal and clasps confirmed on medal roll. The Athlone Sentinel, 27 August 1841 reports that "Andrew Mealey" has been elected "a letter-carrier or this town to the Government."
Sergeant Henry Thomas
2nd Dragoon Guards
|Indian Mutiny Medal
Army Long Service Good Conduct Medal 1284 SERJT. H. THOMAS. 2ND DRAGN.GDS.
Meritorious Service Medal (EdVII)